Ribbleton RSPCA scrambles to protect animals after youths light fire yards from enclosures

Ribbleton RSPCA staff yesterday rushed to protect their animals as firefighters battled a grass fire lit by youths near the centre on Longridge Road. In a Facebook video on Tuesday […]

2 months ago
The key workers caring for Preston’s forgotten animals during the coronavirus crisis

Lauren Calvert It’s not only looking after humans that is classed as key work during the coronavirus crisis – roles that involve caring for animals are also on the key workers list. […]

2 years ago
New RSPCA charity shop opening in Penwortham

RSPCA shop front in Penwortham RSPCA Preston and District Branch is expanding its local retail footprint with a new shop in Penwortham. The shop, which will be located at 76 Liverpool Road, joins existing stores […]

2 years ago
Seven dogs seized by police in Preston after ‘significant concerns for welfare’

One of the dogs with a police officer Pic: LancsPolDogUnit Police have seized seven dogs after a raid in the city. Concerns were raised about the welfare of the animals at an address in Preston. Preston Police, with the Lancashire […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Change of venue for RSPCA Summer Fair on Sunday

The RSPCA open day on Sunday has changed venue after a dog at the shelter has become unwell. The shelter in Longridge Road has temporarily closed on the advice of […]

3 years ago
Revealed: Why the RSPCA closed in Preston and what’s happened to reopen it

Entrance to the RSPCA in Preston Pic: Blog Preston What happened to close the RSPCA centre in Preston has now been revealed. In a letter to RSPCA members, seen by Blog Preston, the chair of temporary trustees Paul Draycott […]

3 years ago
Preston RSPCA reopens after major refurbishment

Entrance to the RSPCA in Preston Pic: Blog Preston An animal shelter has reopened in Preston more than a year since closing its doors. Preston and District RSPCA Centre in Longridge Road was forced to close in December 2017 […]

3 years ago
RSPCA Preston is to reopen to the public

RSPCA at Preston A Preston animal rescue shelter dogged by controversy is to re-open to the public in March. RSPCA Preston and District Branch in Ribbleton closed in December 2017 following concerns for […]

3 years ago
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